Friends School Haverford

851 Buck Lane,
Haverford, PA, 19041-0190
     Tel: (610)642-2334
Grades: NS - 8 | 153 students
As a child-centered school, we seek to create an atmosphere within which children learn to work independently and in cooperation with others.
Our program is rooted in our traditions of academic learning, child development, intellectual growth, artistic expression and service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 153 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 46%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,100
Tuition Notes Grades 1-8 $20,100 Preschool, Prekindergarten and Kindergarten see tuition schedule
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,400
Admissions Director Andrea Dominic

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Equestrian, Fencing, Field Hockey, Figure Skating, Soccer, Softball, TennisBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryCycling,
DanceEquestrian,
FencingField Hockey,
Figure SkatingSoccer,
SoftballTennis,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Haverford School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Haverford School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Haverford School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HaverfordThe Haverford School
    All-boys
    450 Lancaster Ave.
    HaverfordPA19041
    (610)642-3020
    All-boys
    0.3 mi | 1012 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Bryn MawrThe Baldwin School
    All-girls
    701 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn MawrPA19010
    (610)525-2700
    All-girls
    0.6 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Bryn MawrKinderCare at Harcum College
    Daycare / Preschool
    750 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn MawrPA19010
    (610)526-9244
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ArdmoreLane Montessori School
    Montessori School  (Christian)
    125 E County Line Rd
    ArdmorePA19003
    (610)649-3636
    Montessori School  (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Bryn MawrThe Shipley School
    814 Yarrow Street
    Bryn MawrPA19010
    (610)525-4300
    0.8 mi | 840 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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